Baltimore

Learning Transformed: 8 Keys to Designing Tomorrow's Schools, Today

Presented by Eric Sheninger, ICLE Senior Fellow, Principal, Author, Consultant, and Learner; and Tom Murray, Director of Innovation, Future Ready …

Learning

Survey: Augmented and Virtual Reality Yet to Gain Traction in K–12

AR, VR<p>Despite plenty of media attention and hype, augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are technologies still on the outskirts in American …

Augmented Reality

Largest Charter School Chain in LA Raises Millions in Dark Money to Fight Union Drive

(Photo: Wokandapix; Edited: LW / TO)<i>It takes less than 2 minutes to support the bold, independent journalism at Truthout. What are you waiting for?</i> …

Education

Projects that Learn

« To Build Computational Thinking Skills - Harness the Power of Play | Main<p><i>This guest post was jointly written with Tom Vanderark, and originally</i> …

Learning

Trump order on visas worries city's foreign teachers

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's decision to review a foreign worker visa program to ensure jobs are "offered to American workers first" has …

Education

3 Ways That Small Institutions can Lead Higher Ed Innovation

The conventional wisdom is that higher ed innovation comes primarily from an institution with a large reach and a charismatic leader. Think Arizona …

Higher Education

Building the Digital Infrastructure Germany's Educational Publishers Need

K.Lab Berlin’s Benjamin Wüstenhagen’s six years in the business have honed his viewpoint on Germany’s education technology development.<p>Benjamin …

Germany

Computer Science for Every Student in Arkansas: A Work in Progress

Code.org and Arkansas have partnered over the past two years to bring computer science to every student in the state. The process hasn’t been easy, …

Education

Contest seeks Baltimore County senior writers to share their stories

If publications coordinator Peggy Dryden had her way, every older resident of Baltimore County would submit an essay or poem to the Department of …

Publishing

Using virtual reality to step into others’ shoes

Creating films can allow children to show their perspectives, and new technology allows them to film all 360 degrees for a fully immersive experience.<p>…

Virtual Reality

Rockliff denies 'caving in to Right' as Safe Schools axed

Tasmania's Education Minister Jeremy Rockliff has rejected suggestions the Safe Schools program was ditched because of internal Liberal Party …

Australia

Fridges and the (Home) Economics of Ed Tech – ProfHacker - Blogs

A maxim even more famous than “Never go in against a Sicilian when death is on the line!” is “Never make analogies about technology adoption where …

Education Technology

Baltimore County Superintendent To Resign, Transition to Next Chapter

« Task Force Recommends Closing Three Indianapolis High Schools | Main<p>Baltimore County, Md., schools Superintendent S. Dallas Dance has announced …

Education

10MT | The 10-Minute Teacher Show | The 5-day a week podcast for remarkable but very busy teachers.: #57 Richard Byrne's Most Exciting #Edtech Tools

Richard Byrne @rmbyrne discusses the edtech tools he's most excited about today. From video tools, creation tools, to app creation, you'll hear about …

Education Technology

Medicine X | ED Founder Larry Chu On The Need To Re-think Medical Education

Saturday morning marks the start of this year’s Medicine X | ED, an event that was born from the popular Medicine X conference and that explores the …

Health Care

What is Digital Courseware?

Join<p>Digital Learning is evolving at lightning speed. EdSurge is building a network of digital learning leaders, educators and innovators to connect …

Education

Privacy Watchdog Raises Alarms About "Spying" on Students Via Ed Tech

« "Personalized Learning" Guidebook Geared to Rural Districts' Needs | Main<p>As part of its campaign to raise awareness about student privacy, the …

Surveillance

Open educational courseware startup Lumen Learning lands $3.7M and inks deal with Follett

Portland-based Lumen Learning today announced a $3.75 million Series A investment round and a new partnership with Follett to expand the distribution …

Instructional Design

Rwanda: Rwanda's Education System to Go Digital in June

A smart classroom and laboratory at the school provided as part of Rweru model village during Liberation Day Celebrations last year.<p>Learners across …

Education

"Personalized Learning" Guidebook Geared to Rural Districts' Needs

« Algorithmic Bias a Rising Concern for Ed-Tech Field, RAND Researchers Say | Main<p>From setting up blended classrooms to crafting curriculum …

Education

Nonprofit provides IT support training

Locals committed to improve their lives by pursuing a career in information technology.

Education

Can a District Disrupt the Edtech Industry?

Fail fast. Think big. These are the words that edtech startups live by, but schools and districts generally operate at a different pace. When it …

Education Technology

Gamify Literacy, new from ISTE books, supercharges learning with proven strategies, techniques

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®), the premier source for books on education technology, is proud to announce its latest publication.<p>Packed with tips and inspiration, Gamify Literacyhighlights how gamification and the motivational techniques built into games can boost …

Education Technology

Analysis shows Oklahoma lacks women in computer science

An analysis posted April 6 by Code.org revealed that more computer science degrees were awarded last year than ever before. But it also shows that …

Education

NSW drops Safe Schools program as Federal funding ends

The Safe Schools program will be replaced by a new anti-bullying strategy in NSW schools after the federal government refused to fund it beyond …

Education

Debut of GigEd aims to match edtech firms with educators looking for part-time gigs

GigEd co-founder Mark Phillips at recent SXSWedu conference. (EdScoop photo)<p>A new platform modeled on “gig economy” brokering services like Uber and …

Education Technology

Catholic schools boost personalized learning with blended model

Dive Brief:<p>Catholic schools across the U.S. are increasingly adopting blended learning as a means to focus on students' individual needs and to …

Baltimore EdTech Continues Growth

TU Incubator Hits Milestone<p>There’s a storm coming to Baltimore, the kind you relish, that avails more innovation and change than ever before …

Education

Shocking Education Report Shows Taxpayers Paying Hundreds Of Millions For Unneeded And Inferior Charter Schools

en_US<p>article<p>California's dismal record serves as a warning as Trump administration gears up for massive K-12 …

Education

Youth Ocean Conservation Summit - Empowering the next generation of ocean conservationists!

Around the world, our planet’s oceans and their inhabitants face many challenges. As human impacts continuously threaten the health of our marine …

Oceans